Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 200 206
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +36
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 78 143 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 1.35% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.79% 12.39% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 52 91 114
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,750 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 887 1,154 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.85% 10.87% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 667 805 636
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82% -0.53%
10th Percentile £26,900 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +44 45 £70,000 +7.69% 10
Cambridgeshire +14 24 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Norfolk -2 4 £50,000 - 2
Essex +9 2 £50,000 +66.67%
Suffolk +7 2 - -
Bedfordshire +3 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 69 (88.46%) Puppet
2 65 (83.33%) Ansible
3 64 (82.05%) Linux
4 62 (79.49%) DevOps
5 58 (74.36%) Python
6 52 (66.67%) AWS
7 39 (50.00%) Docker
8 36 (46.15%) Kubernetes
9 34 (43.59%) Ruby
10 33 (42.31%) Bash Shell
11 32 (41.03%) Azure
11 32 (41.03%) PowerShell
12 31 (39.74%) Terraform
13 30 (38.46%) CentOS
14 29 (37.18%) GCP
15 28 (35.90%) Ubuntu
15 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure as Code
16 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (34.62%) DNS
17 26 (33.33%) Perl
18 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP
19 23 (29.49%) Microservices
19 23 (29.49%) Jenkins
19 23 (29.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 20 (25.64%) Test Automation
20 20 (25.64%) nginx
20 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
20 20 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
21 19 (24.36%) OpenStack

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
1 20 (25.64%) nginx
2 19 (24.36%) OpenStack
3 13 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (16.67%) CloudStack
3 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 52 (66.67%) AWS
2 32 (41.03%) Azure
3 29 (37.18%) GCP
4 15 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (19.23%) Heroku
5 14 (17.95%) IaaS
5 14 (17.95%) PaaS
6 13 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
7 11 (14.10%) SaaS
8 10 (12.82%) Office 365
8 10 (12.82%) OpenShift
9 9 (11.54%) OneDrive
10 8 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (8.97%) Stackdriver
12 2 (2.56%) Engine Yard
13 1 (1.28%) Akamai
13 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) DNS
2 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 17 (21.79%) DHCP
4 15 (19.23%) VPN
5 9 (11.54%) BIG-IP
5 9 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (11.54%) FabricPath
5 9 (11.54%) VLAN
6 8 (10.26%) Firewall
6 8 (10.26%) SSL
7 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.56%) Internet
7 2 (2.56%) Network Security
7 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.28%) DMVPN
8 1 (1.28%) GLBP
8 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
2 13 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (16.67%) MySQL
2 13 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.13%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
4 10 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (11.54%) Artifactory
5 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (10.26%) GitLab
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Archiva
7 2 (2.56%) git-flow
7 2 (2.56%) RSpec
7 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.28%) CircleCI
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (25.64%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (24.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 19 (24.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (20.51%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (19.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (12.82%) Technical Leader
8 9 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
8 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (8.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Python Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) Kafka
2 13 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (7.69%) Node.js
5 5 (6.41%) JSON
6 4 (5.13%) HTML
6 4 (5.13%) XML
7 3 (3.85%) CSS
8 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.56%) LDAP
8 2 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (2.56%) REST
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.56%) Web Services
8 2 (2.56%) YAML
9 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.28%) HornetQ
9 1 (1.28%) Java EE
9 1 (1.28%) Java SE
9 1 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Renewable Energy
2 12 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.41%) Replication
6 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) PKI
7 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.28%) Blog
8 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 64 (82.05%) Linux
2 30 (38.46%) CentOS
3 28 (35.90%) Ubuntu
4 23 (29.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (21.79%) Windows
6 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (12.82%) SUSE
9 4 (5.13%) Debian
10 2 (2.56%) Android
10 2 (2.56%) Unix
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (79.49%) DevOps
2 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure as Code
2 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (29.49%) Microservices
5 20 (25.64%) Test Automation
6 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.79%) Infrastructure Automation
7 13 (16.67%) High Availability
7 13 (16.67%) Network Design
7 13 (16.67%) Runbook
7 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (12.82%) Performance Measurement
10 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
12 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (8.97%) Service Management
12 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) Python
2 34 (43.59%) Ruby
3 33 (42.31%) Bash Shell
4 32 (41.03%) PowerShell
5 26 (33.33%) Perl
6 16 (20.51%) Go
7 14 (17.95%) Shell Script
8 10 (12.82%) PHP
9 8 (10.26%) SQL
10 6 (7.69%) Java
11 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.56%) Groovy
13 1 (1.28%) AWK
13 1 (1.28%) C
13 1 (1.28%) C#
13 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.28%) CCNP
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (50.00%) Docker
2 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (14.10%) vSphere
5 10 (12.82%) VMware NSX
6 9 (11.54%) KVM
7 3 (3.85%) LXC
7 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.56%) BitLocker
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 69 (88.46%) Puppet
2 65 (83.33%) Ansible
3 36 (46.15%) Kubernetes
4 31 (39.74%) Terraform
5 13 (16.67%) Packer
6 12 (15.38%) SCCM
6 12 (15.38%) SCOM
7 10 (12.82%) vRealize
8 9 (11.54%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (11.54%) SCOrch
9 7 (8.97%) Kibana
9 7 (8.97%) logstash
10 5 (6.41%) HAProxy
11 2 (2.56%) PowerCLI
11 2 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (1.28%) Nagios
12 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Google
1 16 (20.51%) VMware
2 14 (17.95%) F5
3 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 10 (12.82%) Cisco
5 8 (10.26%) SolarWinds
6 7 (8.97%) New Relic
7 5 (6.41%) Percona
8 4 (5.13%) Splunk
9 3 (3.85%) Citrix
10 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.56%) Brocade
10 2 (2.56%) HP
11 1 (1.28%) Aruba
11 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.28%) IBM
11 1 (1.28%) Meraki
11 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.28%) Tufin